Still life painters are known to play with the composition of objects and negative space to develop certain looks to their work. While early still life work usually had religious themes and tones, some modern still life artists break the two-dimensional boundary and add graphic elements to their work.
Which artist is a well known still life painter? If you're interested in still life art check out this list of famous still lifes.
Juan Sánchez Cotán was a Spanish Baroque painter, a pioneer of realism in Spain. His still lifes—also called bodegones—were painted in an austere style, especially when compared to similar works in the Netherlands and Italy. ...moresee more on Juan Sánchez Cotán
Georg Flegel was a German painter, best known for his still life works. ...moresee more on Georg Flegel
Ambrosius Bosschaert the Elder was a still life painter of the Dutch Golden Age. ...moresee more on Ambrosius Bosschaert